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Join the Coal & Energy Division at MINEXCHANGE 2022


January 6, 2022 - Join your Division at the MINEXCHANGE 2022 SME Annual Conference & Expo February 27 – March 2, 2022.  There’s so much happening geared towards your specific interests. Plus, you won’t want to miss the peer-to-peer interaction and valuable conversations only experienced at MINEXCHANGE.

Here’s look at some of the MINEXCHANGE highlights, specific for the Coal & Energy Division.


Keep Your Technical Edge

Developed to keep you sharp, the technical program offers what you need to evolve as the industry focuses on a sustainable, innovative and safe future.


Short Courses:


    MSHA Part 48 Annual Refresher (Underground and Surface)
    Saturday, February 26, 2022 | 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Member: $125 | Nonmember: $175

Featured Coal & Energy Technical Sessions

  • Accessing Capital in the Ever-Changing Energy Landscape

  • Best of Ground Control

  • Research and Innovation in Coal Mine Dust Control

  • Innovations and Improvements in Coal Mining I

  • Innovation in Mine Health & Safety

  • Rare Earth Elements in Coal

  • Gas Interactions and Methane Management

  • Innovations and Improvements in Coal Mining II

  • Research and Innovations in Respirable Crystalline Silica (RCS) Measurement Technologies

  • Application of Modeling in Coal Mining Operations

  • Innovation Engineering Solutions for Mining Operations

  • Mine Design Changes to Maximize Safety and Productivity

  • Automation and Innovation in Mine Production Operations

  • Ventilation Innovations



Find Opportunities to Connect


    Coal & Energy Luncheon*
    Tuesday, March 1, 2022 | Noon - 1:45 pm


    SME Awards Banquet*
    Wednesday, March 2, 2022 | 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm


*Add these ticketed events as part of your conference experience during registration.


Get Involved

Take advantage of opportunities at the conference to learn about division initiatives and get involved with SME.

    Coal & Energy Division Unit Committee Meeting
    Sunday, February 27, 2022 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


    Annual Meeting of the Members
    Sunday, February 27, 2022 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


    Coal & Energy Division Business Meeting
    Tuesday, March 1, 2022 | 1:45 pm - 2:00 pm


    Coal & Energy and M&E Underground Ventilation Committee Meeting
    Tuesday, March 1, 2022 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Of course, this is just a taste of what is happening at MINEXCHANGE. Explore the entire program and agenda online at If you have questions about any of our Division functions, contact us at 303-948-4200 or

I hope to see you in Salt Lake City!